Period
to 23 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Capita products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Capita over the 6 months to 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Capita plc.

Capita
England > North East
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 104 162
Rank change year-on-year +28 +58 -58
Contract jobs citing Capita 28 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.18% 0.31% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 4.68% 0.61% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 2 1
North East median daily rate £373 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.45% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £301 £430 £413
90th Percentile £438 £520 £438
England median daily rate £390 £438 £346
% change year-on-year -10.86% +26.45% +12.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North East median hourly rate £19.50 - -
England median hourly rate £19.50 £18.96 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.85% -45.83% +55.56%

Capita is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the North East.

All Vendors
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 598 656 1,464
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 46.57% 51.25% 56.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 418 939
North East median daily rate £350 £360 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +16.13% -4.62%
10th Percentile £253 £247 £212
90th Percentile £537 £536 £488
England median daily rate £450 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 37 106
North East median hourly rate £15.49 £27.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.67% -1.79% +115.38%
10th Percentile £10.85 £9.50 £11.82
90th Percentile £33.40 £42.40 £36.00
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% -

Capita
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Capita as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Capita in the North East

Capita
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Capita in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Capita in the North East

Capita
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Capita in the North East over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Capita in the North East

Capita
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Capita within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +24 27 £381 -23.75% 3
Capita
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Capita also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Capita.

1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) User Experience
3 7 (25.00%) HTML
3 7 (25.00%) CSS
4 6 (21.43%) Publishing
4 6 (21.43%) Web Application Development
5 5 (17.86%) Prototyping
5 5 (17.86%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 5 (17.86%) Rapid Prototyping
5 5 (17.86%) Legal
6 4 (14.29%) TDD
7 3 (10.71%) Human Factors
7 3 (10.71%) Selenium
7 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
7 3 (10.71%) BDD
7 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
7 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.71%) Ethnography
7 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
7 3 (10.71%) Decision-Making
7 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (10.71%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
8 2 (7.14%) Compliance Audit
8 2 (7.14%) Wireframes
8 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
8 2 (7.14%) CISM
8 2 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator

Capita
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (7.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
1 3 (10.71%) Selenium
1 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
2 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (21.43%) Publishing
2 5 (17.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Designer
2 7 (25.00%) UX Designer
3 6 (21.43%) Content Designer
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Automation Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Tester
5 3 (10.71%) User Researcher
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Product Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Information Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Product Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Security Manager
6 2 (7.14%) UI Designer
6 2 (7.14%) UI/UX Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Web Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) CSS
1 7 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) jQuery
2 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.57%) Ajax
3 1 (3.57%) CSS3
3 1 (3.57%) HTML5
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) REST
3 1 (3.57%) RESTful
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) Web Application Development
3 5 (17.86%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 5 (17.86%) Prototyping
3 5 (17.86%) Rapid Prototyping
4 4 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (10.71%) BDD
5 3 (10.71%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Decision-Making
5 3 (10.71%) Ethnography
5 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
5 3 (10.71%) Human Factors
5 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.14%) Compliance Audit
6 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security
6 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Wireframes
7 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Java
1 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 2 (7.14%) Python
1 2 (7.14%) Ruby
2 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) Perl
2 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) CISM
1 2 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Ansible
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.57%) Packer
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco
1 1 (3.57%) New Relic
1 1 (3.57%) Splunk